Sectors

Industries and sectors we work in

Sector-Specific Help and Advice

We have vast experience helping companies across a multitude of industries which means we can apply high-level expertise in sector-specific cases, drawing on key learnings.

Below is a list which features, but isn't limited to, just 21 core industries in which we can help directors in distress. We can also work with fellow professional service members such as accountants and solicitors who may require expert guidance in cases relating to particular sectors.

 
 
 
 
 
 

Education

There have been well-documented educational challenges for students who have been forced to adapt to a new way of learning during the past year.

Restaurant

When the coronavirus crisis forced the country into a nationwide lockdown during Spring 2020, business all but ground to a halt for many within the hospitality industry.

Hotel

The continuing COVID-19 pandemic has caused business disruption on an unprecedented scale. Companies throughout the world, and across almost every sector, have been negatively affected; however, some industries have suffered more than others.

Haulage

The coronavirus pandemic has raised a unique set of challenges and industry disruption as the likes of supermarkets and food suppliers operate at maximum capacity, leading to increased custom for haulage, transport and logistic businesses.

Gym

As the country was placed into government-enforced lockdown measures during Spring 2020, gyms across the UK were ordered to close their doors in an effort to halt the spread of the COVID-19 virus.

Events Company

While virtually no sector has come out of the coronavirus crisis - and in particular the national lockdown – unscathed, those within the events and live performance industry have perhaps taken the brunt of the fallout.

Care Home

Unlike many industries, care homes have continued to operate throughout the pandemic, meaning there has been no respite for staff or owners during an extremely stressful time, both physically and also financially.

Bar & Nightclub

The coronavirus pandemic is damaging the hospitality industry as bars and nightclubs face total shutdown in parts of the UK to curb the spread of Covid-19.

Pub

If you’re considering closing your pub, it is vital you understand all of your options before you commit to one particular course of action.

Construction

As many businesses have been told to ‘work from home where possible’, the construction industry has been given the green light to continue operations, albeit it in a COVID-safe manner.

Recruitment

The continuing coronavirus crisis has caused unprecedented business disruption across the country, and indeed the world.

Retail

Retail, particularly high street retail, was a sector experiencing problems long before the COVID-19 pandemic.

Theatre and Cinema

The coronavirus pandemic continues to batter the arts and entertainment industry due to the Covid-19 lockdown and social distancing measures.

Automotive

As a globally connected industry, the automotive industry was one of the first sectors to suffer significant disruption as the COVID-19 pandemic took hold.

IT

If you are considering closing your information technology company, putting your business into liquidation is typically the final step for insolvent companies.

Nursery

In line with many industries, providers of early years care were ordered to close when the country went into its first lockdown in March 2020, with only vulnerable children and those of keyworkers able to attend.

Self-Employed Business

If you are considering closing your limited company or contracting business due to the economic uncertainty surrounding the coronavirus pandemic, company liquidation may be the final resort for your insolvent business.

Manufacturing

Manufacturing and production output have been hugely affected by the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

Professional Services

The professional services sector represents a quarter of businesses in the UK and generates a collective turnover of £400 billion.

Sports Club

The continuing COVID-19 pandemic has affected sport across the board, from professional top flight clubs, down to the amateur game.

Transport

The ‘stay at home’ message during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, has had huge ramifications for the transport industry.

Landlords/Property Management

As companies and individuals across the country have seen work grind to a halt and their incomes plummet, measures were put in place to help ease the financial burden caused by the Covid-19 pandemic as part of the emergency Coronavirus Act 2020.

Commercial Linen and Laundry

If you are operating a commercial linen and laundry company, the past year may have posed some unprecedented challenges. For those linen and laundry companies with contracts to provide their services to nursing homes, hospitals, and other healthcare operators, they may have actually found the Covid-19 pandemic has increased demand.

 

 
 
 
 
 
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